Maryland Lawyer Blog


$800,000 Medical Malpractice Verdict

Laws v. Singh, Case No. 24-C-17-000409 (Circuit Court for Baltimore City): Trial from March 7, 2018 – March 9, 2018 Although the main areas of practice I handle are foreclosure defense, divorce & family law, and appeals, when Glenda Laws came into my office, I felt very strongly about her case, and wanted to make sure she received justice. On …
Read Full Post


Child Custody Lawyer | Protect Access to Your Child

Child custody disputes are perhaps the only court proceedings that are more emotionally draining than a contested divorce. Tempers flare and distrust abounds as the parents desperately fight for custody. Under these circumstances, only an experienced child custody lawyer is able to provide an objective outlook and protect a parent’s access to their child. This article analyzes the case law …
Read Full Post


Dual Tracking as a Defense to Foreclosure

Dual tracking is an illegal practice where the mortgage servicer attempts to proceed with a foreclosure sale while a complete loan modification application (which was submitted at least 37 days before the scheduled sale) is still under review. A homeowner can stop foreclosure if the servicer engages in dual tracking. However, a homeowner cannot indefinitely avoid foreclosure by simply submitting …
Read Full Post


How To Stop Foreclosure When The Lender Does Not Grant A Loan Modification

A homeowner can stop foreclosure when the lender does not grant a loan modification that should be granted. This situation often arises when the homeowner makes the required payments under a temporary loan modification agreement with the lender, but the lender then refuses to offer a permanent modification. In Maryland (and most jurisdictions), if the homeowner files an appropriate motion …
Read Full Post


What To Do After a Car Accident

Steps To Take After A Car Accident Check Your Passengers. Make sure your passengers are not injured. Call 911 immediately for medical assistance if you or any passengers are injured. Call the Police. Always call the police and request an accident report. Even if there are no injuries, your insurance company may require a police accident report. The report will …
Read Full Post


Maryland Personal Injury Lawyer

Accidents happen, and a Maryland personal injury lawyer can help. A personal injury case seeks to determine four essential issues: who was at fault, should that person have known to act more reasonably, did the failure to act reasonably lead to an accident or injury, and, if so, what would be an appropriate amount of money to compensate the victim …
Read Full Post


How To Find Hidden Assets In A High-Income Divorce

Uncovering hidden assets is the bane of attorneys handling high income divorce cases. Any lawyer can use interrogatories and a request for production of documents, spot issues from facts and construct an argument that advances the client’s interests. What separates common lawyers from high asset divorce attorneys is the ability to use legal tools in discovery to fully uncover the …
Read Full Post


Modification of Child Custody and Visitation in Maryland

Once the court makes a child custody and visitation determination, the arrangement is very difficult to modify. Under Maryland law, a parent who wishes to modify a court order regarding custody and visitation must meet the heavy burden of proving that there has been a material change in circumstances. The inquiry does not end there. If the court agrees there …
Read Full Post



Step out of financial mess by taking effective steps

The New Year is a great time to start afresh economically if you have been through any financial struggle in the previous year. The most common unlucky financial phases are bankruptcy, divorce or foreclosure. Big personal debts can also be a major reason to put your foot down and take steps to bounce bank to a healthy financial life. Lost …
Read Full Post